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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-26-14, 10:30 PM
Replies: 1,942
Views: 196,245
Posted By jan nikolajsen
With my kid in Southern California. Yesterday. ...

With my kid in Southern California. Yesterday.

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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 10-29-14, 07:17 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 33,253
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Volunteering for NICA, Utah League. Here at the...

Volunteering for NICA, Utah League. Here at the state championships in St. George last weekend.

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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 05-31-14, 07:16 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,064
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Come on, guys! Off course a proper road bike will...

Come on, guys! Off course a proper road bike will make you faster. That was OP's question. The rest of this thread is just an amusing read, and nothing wrong with that.

Now back to the Giro.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-28-14, 09:24 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 15,149
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Not a pretty crank. Clearly inspired by DA9000,...

Not a pretty crank. Clearly inspired by DA9000, but esthetically a touch better looking. IMO.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-28-14, 11:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Iron Horse Classic in Durango. Organizers...

Iron Horse Classic in Durango. Organizers shortened the course due to rumors of snow/ice on the passes. Turned out to be perfect.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-27-14, 08:53 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,677
Posted By jan nikolajsen
I didn't get my Air Attack to be aero, but...

I didn't get my Air Attack to be aero, but because for me it's the cooler option on hot days. How? With it I don't have to wear the stupid little UV proof helmet liner to keep my balding noggin from...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-25-14, 10:36 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,677
Posted By jan nikolajsen
It's possible some people find the Air Attack...

It's possible some people find the Air Attack looking stupid, although Dunbar's pic show a pretty good looking helmet on that Garmin rider.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-19-14, 06:57 PM
Replies: 3,339
Views: 346,785
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Here's another C'dale for you all to pick at: ...

Here's another C'dale for you all to pick at:

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Forum: Road Cycling 05-18-14, 06:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,029
Posted By jan nikolajsen
i got my EVO because i hate road bikes with...

i got my EVO because i hate road bikes with excessively sloping toptubes (aka compact frames or something). as a considerable side benefit it is also about the best performing bike i've ever owned. i...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 05-15-14, 07:02 PM
Replies: 1,270
Views: 182,969
Posted By jan nikolajsen
2014 EVO. Just sold my 2011 SuperSix to a buddy...

2014 EVO. Just sold my 2011 SuperSix to a buddy and replaced it with this. Campagnolo drive train. Shown here with training wheels. Size 60, 15.8 lbs ride ready.
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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 02-19-14, 11:30 PM
Replies: 1,942
Views: 196,245
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Presidents weekend trip, from this: ...

Presidents weekend trip, from this:

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..to this:
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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 01-29-14, 11:32 PM
Replies: 1,942
Views: 196,245
Posted By jan nikolajsen
5 hrs yet to go. Nite ride to White Crack,...

5 hrs yet to go. Nite ride to White Crack, Canyonlands NP.

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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 01-27-14, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Tubeless? Not doing it yet on my roadie. So...

Tubeless?

Not doing it yet on my roadie. So no experience here. But between my son, wife and myself I manage 6 MTB's with various degrees of tubeless legitimacy.

Lessons: Stan's sealant need to...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 01-14-14, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 722
Posted By jan nikolajsen
I have a 2011 non-Evo SuperSix, and it's...

I have a 2011 non-Evo SuperSix, and it's incredible. These newer iterations are supposed to be even lighter and stiffer where it matters. Plus other changes, like internal routing, braze-on fd,...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 01-10-14, 09:06 PM
Replies: 18,951
Views: 1,481,269
Posted By jan nikolajsen
It is a formidable trail. One on which it is...

It is a formidable trail. One on which it is better not to take chances.

Despite the ephemeral appearance of the undoubtedly modern pegs and other supporting structure this path has been there...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 01-08-14, 10:57 PM
Replies: 18,951
Views: 1,481,269
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Left Southern California on Saturday for the snow...

Left Southern California on Saturday for the snow and cold at home, so this was my last ride: A continuous 4500' gravel road climb followed by a crazy 4500' singletrack descent:
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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 01-08-14, 10:30 PM
Replies: 1,942
Views: 196,245
Posted By jan nikolajsen
My kid pondering his next move on the Idlehour...

My kid pondering his next move on the Idlehour trail, San Gabriel Mtns, New Years Day, 2014.
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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-27-13, 04:39 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,009
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Mileage is a lot lower than before I started...

Mileage is a lot lower than before I started mountain biking, about 3800, one third on skinny tires. Hard to accumulate distance when riding singletrack. On the other hand climbing vert is way up at...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-18-13, 10:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 931
Posted By jan nikolajsen
The big jump from 27.2 to 31.6 should give you no...

The big jump from 27.2 to 31.6 should give you no problems. The paper thin shims that add a mm or less are, on the other hand, a load of trouble. But you don't need one of those.

A good quality...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-17-13, 07:05 PM
Replies: 18,951
Views: 1,481,269
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Made the journey to spend Christmas w my wife's...

Made the journey to spend Christmas w my wife's parents in Los Angeles, to be precise Glendora. 3 weeks of mild temps, sun and some of the best road riding anywhere on long winding quiet mountain...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-08-13, 09:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 572
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Thanks for the nice comments, guys. As to the...

Thanks for the nice comments, guys. As to the question re drivetrain: Actually pretty standard MTB gearing with a few custom parts. The cassette is stock 10sp 11-36, while the regular double Shimano...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-08-13, 09:49 PM
Replies: 18,951
Views: 1,481,269
Posted By jan nikolajsen
25 miles or so. 2" of fresh on 4" from 3 days...

25 miles or so. 2" of fresh on 4" from 3 days ago. Dry stuff, not too hard to fight with on an un-tracked 4x4 road in Arches NP.
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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-07-13, 02:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,640
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Tubeless tires do not use slime (the green heavy...

Tubeless tires do not use slime (the green heavy high viscosity stuff). The sealant is milky white, thin and easily removed from the inside of the tire to prepare for a glue and boot/patch.
Forum: Touring 12-07-13, 12:52 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 66,085
Posted By jan nikolajsen
Excellent thread. Lots of good...

Excellent thread. Lots of good reading/advice/opinion, although it seems to be only the voice of maybe half a dozen individuals!

For me UL has always been the lofty goal, never fully attained, but...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-06-13, 10:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 572
Posted By jan nikolajsen
A Krampus, not ECR. And choteau, the night temps...

A Krampus, not ECR. And choteau, the night temps dropped to maybe high twenties.
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